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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Probate Records]]''
  
Before 1858, every town and parish in Yorkshire fell under the probate jurisdiction of a primary court and several secondary courts.  For an authoritative treatise on each Yorkshire probate court and the parishes comprising them in pre-1858, see Anthony J. Camp's publication, ''Wills and Their Whereabouts''; also available at the Family History Library, FHL book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=413992&disp=Wills+and+their+whereabouts%20%20&columns=*,0,0 #942 S2wa].
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Here is a list of Yorkshire parishes beginning with the letter D and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.  For other parishes, click on a letter link:  
  
When looking for the will of an ancester, you should search the courts in the order given.  Search indexes first.  For indexes, click on the court name links [soon to be constructed].  
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with C|C]]    
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with F|F]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Ho-Hy|Ho-Hy]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with L|L]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with N|N]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with S|Sa-Sk]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with W|Wa-We]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with B|Ba-Bl]]
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|    [[Yorkshire_Probate_Jurisdictions_for_Parishes_Beginning_with_D|D]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with G|G]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with I|I]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Ma through Me|Ma-Me]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with O through P|O-P]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Sl through Sy|Sl-Sy]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Wh through Wy|Wh-Wy]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Bo through By|Bo-By]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with E|E]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with H|Ha-Hi]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with K|K]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Mi through My|Mi-My]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Q and R|Q-R]]
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|  [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with T and U|T-U]]
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|    [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Y|Y]]
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<br><br>1. In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.<br>2. In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.<br>3. If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.<br>4. If the record still isn't found, search the records for the [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]].<br>5. The last court to search is the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]].  
  
Here is a list of Yorkshire parishes beginning with the letter&nbsp;D and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.&nbsp; For other parishes, click on a letter link:&nbsp; [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with A|A]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with B|B]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with C|C]],&nbsp;[[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with E and F|E-F<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1238707229323_199" />]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with G|G]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with H|H]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with I through K|I-K]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with L|L]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with M and N|M-N]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with O through P|O-P]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Q and R|Q-R]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with S|S]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with T and U|T-U]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with W|W]], [[Yorkshire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with Y|Y]]. <br><br>
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If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.<br><br>&nbsp;
  
 
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! style="background: #ffdead" width="15%" | PARISH  
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! style="background: rgb(255,222,173); -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" width="15%" | PARISH  
! style="background: #ffdead" width="40%" | PRIMARY COURT  
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! style="background: #ffdead" width="40%" | SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
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! style="background: rgb(255,222,173); -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" width="40%" | SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
 
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|-
 
| Dacre  
 
| Dacre  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dalby  
 
| Dalby  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dallaghill  
 
| Dallaghill  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dalton (near Kirkby Ravensworth)  
 
| Dalton (near Kirkby Ravensworth)  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dalton (near Rotherham)  
 
| Dalton (near Rotherham)  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
 
|-
 
| Dalton, North
 
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York
 
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
 
|-
 
| Dalton, South
 
| Court of the Peculiar of the Provost of the Collegiate Church of St John, Beverley
 
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
 
 
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York
 
 
 
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
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|-
 
| Danby Wiske  
 
| Danby Wiske  
| Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond]]
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York
 
  
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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4 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Danby with Castleton  
 
| Danby with Castleton  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Darfield  
 
| Darfield  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Darnall  
 
| Darnall  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Darrington  
 
| Darrington  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Darton  
 
| Darton  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Deighton  
 
| Deighton  
| Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Durham and the Dean and Chapter in Allerton and Allertonshire  
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| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Durham and the Dean and Chapter of Allerton and Allertonshire]]
| 2 - Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)]]
3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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3 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
 
 
4 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
  
5 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York  
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4 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
  
6 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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5 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
 
 
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| Deighton, Kirk
 
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
 
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
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|-
 
| Denby  
 
| Denby  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Denholme Gate  
 
| Denholme Gate  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dent  
 
| Dent  
| Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Lonsdale  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Lonsdale]]
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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3 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
  
4 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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4 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Denton  
 
| Denton  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dewsbury [All Saints]  
 
| Dewsbury [All Saints]  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dewsbury Moor [St John]  
 
| Dewsbury Moor [St John]  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dewsbury West Town [St Matthew]  
 
| Dewsbury West Town [St Matthew]  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dinnington  
 
| Dinnington  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dishforth  
 
| Dishforth  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dobcross  
 
| Dobcross  
| Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| Pre-1541  
 
| Pre-1541  
2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury  
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2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
Post-1540  
 
Post-1540  
  
2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
 
 
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
  
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
  
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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4 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dodworth  
 
| Dodworth  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Doncaster [St George]  
 
| Doncaster [St George]  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Doncaster Christ Church  
 
| Doncaster Christ Church  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Downholme  
 
| Downholme  
| Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick]]
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
  
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York  
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4 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
 
 
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Drax  
 
| Drax  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
 
|-
 
| Driffield, Great
 
| Court of the Peculiar of the Precentor of York with Prebendal Jurisdiction of Driffield
 
| 2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
 
 
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York
 
 
 
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
 
|-
 
| Driffield, Little
 
| Court of the Peculiar of the Precentor of York with Prebendal Jurisdiction of Driffield
 
| 2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
 
3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
 
 
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York
 
 
 
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Drighlington  
 
| Drighlington  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Drypool [St Andrew]  
 
| Drypool [St Andrew]  
| Court of the Peculiar of the Provost of the Collegiate Church of St John, Beverley  
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| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Provost of the Collegiate Church of St John, Beverley]]
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York
 
  
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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4 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dunnington  
 
| Dunnington  
| Pre-1729 - Court of the Peculiar of Dunnington;  
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| Pre-1729 - [[Court of the Peculiar of Dunnington]];  
Post-1728 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
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Post-1728 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
  
 
| Pre-1729  
 
| Pre-1729  
2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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2 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
 
  
4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York  
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3 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
  
5 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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4 - [[Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York]]
  
Post-1728 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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Post-1728 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
  
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
 
 
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dunsforth  
 
| Dunsforth  
| Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
| 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Prerogative court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Dyers Hill  
 
| Dyers Hill  
| Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York  
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| [[Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York]]
| 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York  
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| 2 - [[Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York]]
3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York  
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3 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York]]
  
4 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
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|}
  
|}
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[[Category:Probate_records_in_Yorkshire|D]]

Revision as of 22:19, 4 May 2010

England Gotoarrow.png Yorkshire Gotoarrow.png Yorkshire Probate Records

Here is a list of Yorkshire parishes beginning with the letter D and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.  For other parishes, click on a letter link:

   A    C        F  Ho-Hy    L    N  Sa-Sk  Wa-We
 Ba-Bl    D    G    I  Ma-Me  O-P  Sl-Sy  Wh-Wy
 Bo-By    E  Ha-Hi    K  Mi-My  Q-R  T-U    Y



1. In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.
2. In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.
3. If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.
4. If the record still isn't found, search the records for the Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York.
5. The last court to search is the Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.

 

PARISH PRIMARY COURT SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
Dacre Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dalby Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dallaghill Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dalton (near Kirkby Ravensworth) Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dalton (near Rotherham) Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Danby Wiske Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Danby with Castleton Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Darfield Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Darnall Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Darrington Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Darton Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Deighton Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Durham and the Dean and Chapter of Allerton and Allertonshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

4 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

5 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Denby Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Denholme Gate Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dent Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Lonsdale 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

3 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

4 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Denton Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dewsbury [All Saints] Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dewsbury Moor [St John] Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dewsbury West Town [St Matthew] Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dinnington Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dishforth Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dobcross Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory) Pre-1541

2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Post-1540

2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Dodworth Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Doncaster [St George] Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Doncaster Christ Church Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Downholme Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Drax Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Drighlington Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Drypool [St Andrew] Court of the Peculiar of the Provost of the Collegiate Church of St John, Beverley 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Dunnington Pre-1729 - Court of the Peculiar of Dunnington;

Post-1728 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

Pre-1729

2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

3 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York

4 - Court of the Chancery of the Archbishop of York

Post-1728 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York

Dunsforth Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York 2 - Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Dyers Hill Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York 2 - Chancery Court of the Archbishop of York

3 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York